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Let’s Go Family Fishing events are fun, social & safe fishing days for family groups.

Come and try fishing at our quality assured angling events and get into angling. It’s a great way to get the whole family out there doing something different and will show kids new skills to learn in the outdoors.

Everything you need to catch your first fish or learn more about angling is provided and our friendly volunteers will make you really welcome.

So come on – Let’s Go Family Fishing!

Cost: FREE

Booking: None required – just turn up, sign-in and get fishing!

Times: 10.00 – 12.00

Venue: Poringland Lakes, Hillside, Poringland, Norwich, NR14 7JS

Venue Info: Free Parking on site, Nature trails in surrounding area

Type of Fishing: General coarse angling

Perfect for: Families of all ages and experience levels – complete newcomers very welcome! Parents and grandparents – just bring the kids along and have a go yourself – it doesn’t matter if you are an experienced angler yourself or a complete beginner – come and get fishing!

What happens on the day: The angling activities on offer are designed to encourage adults, children and young people to discover what angling is all about and take up angling. You’ll find out how to use fishing tackle and bait to catch fish and return them safely. Let’s Go Family Fishing Volunteers overseeing the event will also provide you with more info about your local club or fishery so you know how to go fishing again next time.

Tackle & bait: Provided in the cost – just come along – no need to bring anything!

Disability information: Our “Let’s Go Family Fishing” volunteers are provided with essential better practice guidance on working with and planning events for disabled people. Please check with the venue contact for specific details of facilities available.

CONTACTS

Venue Contact – Enquiries:
Ray Noble
01508 493 200
secretary@poringlandlakes.co.uk

Venue website: www.poringlandlakes.co.uk

Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/736776893036958

Angling Trust Regional Officer:
James Lewis
james.lewis@anglingtrust.net
07854 239 725
East of England Regional Officer
Angling Trust

In partnership with: South Norfolk Council, Mustard TV, BBC Norfolk
Thanks to Liz Dack for the pictures of Poringland Lakes featured in this website


Don’t Forget! Adults and juniors will need a rod licence – adult day licences are just £3.75 via our website at fishinginfo.co.uk or call 0344 800 5386. Junior licences for ages 12-16 are just £5 a year. No rod licence needed for under 12’s. Any questions? Just ask the event contact person for help – details above.

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Angling Trust LogoGetting the Fishing Habit - everyone remembers the day they caught their first fish and the joy that angling has brought to their life. The Angling Trust is committed to ensuring that as many people as possible not only take that first step into angling but follow the next steps to becoming a lifelong angler through our Let's Go Family Fishing days.
Fishing Info Logo 150px x 150pxDo you have the right rod licence for your fishing trip? Whether you’re going to be fishing for a few days, or all year round, there are flexible rod licence options to suit you – choose a 1 day licence, an 8 day licence or get a licence for the full year. Children under 12 don’t need a licence.